Archive for the 'professional development' Category

Presentation on ACTFL 2013 and The Language and Culture Workshop

Date: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 Time: 12:30PM Location: CLC – 2nd Floor Cobb – C 210   Please join us on April 9, 2014 at 12:30PM in the CLC for a presentation by Cori Anderson (Slavic Languages and Literatures), Ana Lima (Romance Languages and Literatures), and Jason Grunebaum (South Asian Languages and Civilizations). Our presenters […]

CALL FOR CONSORTIUM GRANT PROPOSALS for Spring Projects — CAMPUS COMPETITION PROPOSALS DUE Friday, March 7, 2014

The Spring deadline for Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning grant proposals is Friday, March 7, 2014. Proposals submitted at this time will compete at the campus level. Application forms and guidelines can be downloaded from the Center for the Study of Languages web site (http://languages.uchicago.edu/Faculty/faculty_project.html). Please submit completed proposals as MS Word email attachments […]

CALL FOR CONSORTIUM GRANT PROPOSALS for Summer Projects — CAMPUS COMPETITION

THE CONSORTIUM FOR LANGUAGE TEACHING AND LEARNING   THE CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF LANGUAGES   CALL FOR CONSORTIUM GRANT PROPOSALS for Summer Projects — CAMPUS COMPETITION   PROPOSALS DUE Friday, May 31, 2013   The Spring deadline for Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning grant proposals is Friday, May 31, 2013. Proposals submitted at […]

Chicago Course Connection Grants

Monday, April 8, 2013 from 12:30 – 1:30 PM in Cobb 210 (2nd Floor – CSL)   On Monday, April 8 (12:30pm-1:30pm), Amy Chan, University Community Service Center (UCSC) Director and Associate Dean of students in the University, and Veronica Vegna, Italian Language Coordinator and Senior Lecturer, will give a presentation on the Chicago Studies […]

CSL Funds for Professional Development for Spring, Summer, and Autumn 2013

Funding will again be available to support professional development for faculty or graduate student language instructors who would like to pursue professional development opportunities in language teaching, assessment, and/or technology in 2013. In some instances, it may also be possible to support conference travel related to language pedagogy. These funds are available from the general […]

CALL FOR CONSORTIUM GRANT PROPOSALS for Spring Projects — CAMPUS COMPETITION

PROPOSALS DUE Friday, March 8, 2013   The Spring deadline for Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning grant proposals is Friday, March 8, 2013. Proposals submitted at this time will compete at the campus level. Application forms and guidelines can be downloaded from the Center for the Study of Languages web site ( http://languages.uchicago.edu/faculty/faculty_project.html). Please […]

CALL FOR CONSORTIUM GRANT PROPOSALS for Summer 2012 Projects — CAMPUS COMPETITION

THE CONSORTIUM FOR LANGUAGE TEACHING AND LEARNING   THE CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF LANGUAGES   CALL FOR CONSORTIUM GRANT PROPOSALS for Summer 2012 Projects — CAMPUS COMPETITION   PROPOSALS DUE Friday, June 1, 2012   The Spring deadline for Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning grant proposals is Friday, June 1, 2012. Proposals submitted […]

Integrating Film (Clips) in the Foreign Language Curriculum

CSL Presentation and Workshop Series   “Integrating Film (Clips) in the Foreign Language Curriculum”   Presentation and workshop on two consecutive days by Mark Kaiser, Language Center, University of California-Berkeley *   Presentation: When: Monday, May 7, 2012 Time: 12:30PM Location: Cobb 210 This presentation looks at issues involved in the use of clips cut […]

CSL Funds for Professional Development for Spring, Summer, and Autumn 2012

Funding will again be available to support professional development for faculty or graduate student language instructors who would like to pursue training in language teaching, assessment, and/or technology in 2012. In some instances, it may also be possible to support conference travel related to language pedagogy. These funds are available from the general CSL budget […]

CSL Presentation – “Raising Cultural Awareness through Videos” and “YouTube in the Advanced Language Classroom”

February 13, 2012 @ 12:30PM in Cobb 210 (Cobb 2nd Floor)   Veronica Vegna and Ana Lima of Romance Languages will show the work they presented at the November 2011 ACTFL Conference: “Raising Cultural Awareness through Videos” (Vegna) and “YouTube in the Advanced Language Classroom” (Lima).   Veronica and Ana will also report on other presentations they […]

CSL Presentation – Methods, Approaches and Techniques: A Critical Response to the Deep Approach

Wednesday, February 1, 2012 @ 12:30 -2PM in Cobb 210 (2nd Floor of Cobb)   A presentation by Cathy Baumann Language Program Director for Germanic Studies and the Director of Assessment at the CSL   Are all “methods” REALLY methods? What does it mean to make this claim? Please join us to discuss the differences between language teaching […]

CALL FOR CONSORTIUM GRANT PROPOSALS for Autumn Projects — CAMPUS COMPETITION

PROPOSALS DUE Friday, December 2, 2011 The Autumn deadline for Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning grant proposals is Friday, December 2, 2011. Proposals submitted at this time will compete at the campus level. Application forms and guidelines can be downloaded from the Center for the Study of Languages web site ( http://languages.uchicago.edu/about/services.htm — Services […]

CSL Funds for Professional Development for Summer 2011 and Autumn 2011

Funding will again be available to support professional development for faculty or graduate student language instructors who would like to pursue training in language teaching, assessment, and/or technology over the summer or in the fall. In some instances, it may also be possible to support conference travel related to language pedagogy. These funds are available […]

THE CONSORTIUM FOR LANGUAGE TEACHING AND LEARNING

THE CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF LANGUAGES CALL FOR CONSORTIUM GRANT PROPOSALS for Winter Projects — CAMPUS COMPETITION PROPOSALS DUE Friday, January 14, 2011 The Autumn/Winter deadline for Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning grant proposals is Friday, January 14, 2011. Proposals submitted at this time will compete at the campus level. Application forms and […]

CSL Lunchtime Round Table

As part of the CSL’s mission to provide a public square for language faculty, we are starting a new lunchtime round table initiative to provide greater opportunities for language teachers and program coordinators to discuss issues in teaching and learning our languages in an informal setting. The CSL Lunchtime Round Table will be quite informal […]

Center for the Study of Languages – Presentation

Developing Classroom Materials for Less Commonly Taught Languages: A Report from the CARLA Summer Institute Where: CSL Room: Cobb 210 Date: Wednesday, October 20, 2010 Time: 1:30 to 2:20 pm The Center for the Study of Languages invites you to attend a presentation by Tami Wysocki-Niimi, who will discuss her recent attendance at the CARLA […]

CALL FOR CONSORTIUM GRANT PROPOSALS for Summer Projects ’10– CAMPUS COMPETITION

THE CONSORTIUM FOR LANGUAGE TEACHING AND LEARNING THE CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF LANGUAGES PROPOSALS DUE Friday, June 4, 2010 The Spring/Summer Quarter deadline for Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning grant proposals is Friday, June 4, 2010. Proposals submitted at this time will compete at the campus level. Application forms and guidelines can be […]

CALL FOR CONSORTIUM FOR LANGUAGE TEACHING AND LEARNING GRANT PROPOSALS — CAMPUS COMPETITION

PROPOSALS DUE Friday, January 8, 2010 The Autumn/Winter Quarter deadline for Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning grant proposals is Friday, January 8, 2010. Proposals submitted at this time will compete at the campus level. Application forms and guidelines are available at the Center for the Study of Languages, Cobb 211 or can be sent […]

Panel Discussion about the Uses of Student Video Projects in the Foreign Language Class

Where: CSL Room: Cobb 201 Date: Thursday, October 29, 2009 Time: 2:30 pm The Center for the Study of Languages invites you to attend a panel discussion about the uses of student video projects in the foreign language class. The panelists are teachers of language from several departments at the University of Chicago: Jason Grunebaum […]

New Camcorder Demo and Training for Language Teachers

Where: CSL Room: Cobb 210 Date: November 4, 2009 Time: 2:30 p.m. The Center for the Study of Languages will demo recently purchased Sanyo digital camcorders. These video cameras replace the older Canon and JVC cameras, and like those will be used for pedagogical materials development projects and student class projects. On Wednesday, November 4, […]